KA.Barcode for Outlook
How to Create PDF-417 Barcode for Outlook
How to encode, generate, or add PDF-417 barcode images in Microsoft Outlook 2003/2007/2010
  • Perfectly integrate with Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 and up
  • Compatible with the latest PDF-417 barcode specification: ISO standard 15438
  • No programming skills are necessary while creating PDF-417 barcodes in Outlook
  • Inserted PDF-417 barcode images are able to be printed by all most printers
  • Capable of inserting a single PDF-417 and batch PDF-417 using this barcode generator
  • Embed quality PDF-417 images in Microsoft Outlook documents with a few clicks
  • Excellent creating performance in Outlook at a lower price in the same class barcode addins
PDF-417 Barcode Introduction
PDF-417 is a continuous 2D barcode type with variable-length, having high data capacity, which was designed by Dr.Ynjiun P.Wang at Symbol Technologies in 1991. This barcode is also called as Portable Data File 417, PDF 417, and PDF-417 Truncated. Like GS1 128 it can be decoded bidirectionally. PDF-417 is commonly used in transport, inventory management, etc.
PDF-417 Encodable Character Set:
  • Standard ASCII characters: 0-127
  • Extended ASCII characters: 128-255
How to Install Outlook PDF-417 Barcode Add-In
  1. 1.
    Close all Office programs in your computer
  2. 2.
    Download and unzip the package of KA.Barcode Add-In for Outlook
  3. 3.
    Double click setup.exe to run the setup file
  4. 4.
    Open a new Outlook to finish this installation
  5. 5.
    Now creating PDF-417 for Outlook can be implemented
How to Create PDF-417 Barcodes in MS Outlook
  1. 1.
    Open a new Microsoft Office Outlook
  2. 2.
    Switch to the barcode add-in to open the barcode control panel
  3. 3.
    Select the PDF-417 barcode type from the barcode list
  4. 4.
    Input encodable data for the required barcodes into the data box
  5. 5.
    If necessary, just revise the PDF-417 barcode properties value
  6. 6.
    Then click "update" to generate the PDF-417 image on your Outlook files